Weather News Today: Monsoon is active in most parts of the country. Even today, the Meteorological Department has issued a forecast of moderate to heavy rain in most states including UP, Bihar, Punjab. Rain is expected in the states from north to south today. Talking about Uttarakhand, there will be light rain here, while the sky will remain cloudy.
Light to moderate rain may occur over Gujarat, South Rajasthan, Andaman and Nicobar. Moderate rain is expected over the remaining parts of Rajasthan, West Madhya Pradesh, Konkan and Goa, Vidarbha, Chhattisgarh, and Odisha. Rain is also expected in Karnataka, and Jharkhand. According to the Meteorological Department, Delhi-NCR will remain partly cloudy on Wednesday. There is no chance of rain, but there will be a respite from the sultry heat. The maximum and minimum temperatures are likely to be 35 and 26 degree Celsius respectively.
o Scattered to isolated light/moderate rainfall with isolated heavy falls and thunderstorm/lightning very likely over Tamil Nadu, Puducherry & Karaikal on 17th & 18th August, 2022. 9/9 pic.twitter.com/rkzXiitRp9— India Meteorological Department (@Indiametdept) August 17, 2022
According to the Meteorological Department, there is a possibility of light rain at different places in UP today. At the same time, on August 20-21, heavy rain may occur in many districts including Kanpur, Lucknow, Meerut, Varanasi and Prayagraj. The weather will be pleasant in East Uttar Pradesh. Yellow alert for rain has been issued. The Meteorological Department has predicted heavy rain on August 19-20 in the districts around Kanpur. The Meteorological Department has issued a yellow alert. At the same time, in many districts including Lucknow, Varanasi, Prayagraj, heavy rain has also been predicted in August 20-21.
According to Skymet Weather, light to moderate rain may occur over parts of Rajasthan, West Madhya Pradesh, Konkan and Goa, Vidarbha, parts of Chhattisgarh, Odisha, Gangetic West Bengal, Jharkhand, South Interior Karnataka and Tamil Nadu and Kerala. Light rain is possible over Western Himalayas, Northeast India, Sub-Himalayan West Bengal, remaining parts of Sikkim, Chhattisgarh, East Madhya Pradesh, Coastal Karnataka and Telangana.